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The FDI Extravaganza.

English: Walmart Home Office, the headquarters...

English: Walmart Home Office, the headquarters of Wal-Mart – Bentonville, Arkansas Español: Walmart Home Office, la sede de Wal-Mart – Bentonville, Arkansas (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

Prelude:

Politician 1: We have already stolen everything from the country, what do we do now?

Politician 2:  We can still sell the parts of the country to these firangs. This way we will soon be earning in dollars!

Politician 1: Lets do it fast before we are thrown from here.

Politician 2: Hold on, I am already tweeting Barack ji.

The Blog:

I haven’t written much since the past 2 months mainly due to exams but now things look good and I am looking forward to write in a much more orderly and a regular fashion. So this is where I’ll end defending myself and actually start writing about what has been a hot topic in India during the past few months. I have been wanting to write on this topic since a long time especially because I recently wrote this article about how to sell a country in 5 easy steps and the government seems to have taken it seriously. Continue reading

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If there were true peace, there could’ve been lesser people starving to death each year

Peace!

Peace! (Photo credit: aldrin_muya)

Death due to starvation is a very sensitive topic. All of us have read and heard about people dying due to starvation but we fail to do anything about it. This is probably due to the fact that it’s not us who are starving. Also, we can’t really do much about it considering the fact that food inflation has been climbing faster than any Sherpa who has climbed the Everest. So does this mean that we cannot do anything about this issue? We can put the parliament on fire if we want to but that’s not why I am writing this blog. You will be surprised to know that by the time you read this, 10 Indians would have already died of starvation. Continue reading

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How to sell a country in 5 easy steps.

Sell a country in 5 easy steps!

Country Sold Out. Check Again Later.

So you want to know how to sell your country? But first I would like to clarify that this blog is banned for terrorists and foreign speculators. If you are one, please leave the page immediately and check out some other blog. If you aren’t, continue reading. Selling a country isn’t really that difficult. There are thousands in India who are already doing it and nothing seems to stop them. By nothing I take into account the CBI, the CAG and the Supreme Court. Also, the method I am going to describe below has only been tested in India but you are free to try it out in your own countries as well, although I shall not be responsible if you get into any shit because of it. Continue reading

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The below poverty line people are going to be above poverty line for a day. Thanks to our government.

Agricultural labourer in South India. A face t...

Agricultural labourer in South India. A face that speaks volumes. (Photo credit: jankie)

The government is planning to give mobile phones to people who earn less than poverty line benchmark (Rs. 23/day) set by the planning commission. This has called for a lot of disappointment amongst the people who believe that giving mobiles is like adding insult to injury. I am going to add my bit of disappointment in the matter too. Personally I feel it is a really stupid decision on the part of the government. If they really wanted to get some votes they could have probably given them some food to eat. Besides that I can’t digest the fact that they are planning to spend Rs. 7000 cr on this. They really need to learn how budgeting works. Continue reading

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What the fuck is up with Indian politics?

Indian Parliament Building Delhi India

Indian Parliament Building Delhi India (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

Indian politics is not something that excites me. I am sure I wouldn’t be wrong if I call it the most disgusting shit that is still surviving in this country. I am sorry for my inappropriate use of words but that’s the only way I can describe myself. Politics in India is not at all like what it should be for a country to prosper and develop. There’s corruption, more corruption, and lots more. My outrage against the Indian politics wasn’t sudden but Continue reading

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One buck for a kg of rice, Chidambaram?

Palaniappan Chidambaram (1)

Palaniappan Chidambaram (1) (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

So I just saw “Rs. 1” trending on twitter and I was intrigued to know what was this all about. It ended up to be a social media version of a statement made by Mr. Chidambaram. I now proceeded to actually have a glance on what other tweeters had to say about this and I must tell you that people on twitter don’t know how to be moderate. What I was more surprised about was their opinion on the statement. Most of them didn’t really make much sense as I am sure that these guys who are tweeting are probably flashing off their blackberries to be really bothered about rice costing Rs. 16 and not Rs. 15 bucks. The inquisitive brain of mine now wanted to read the actual statement rather than the 140 character versions. What you see below is the statement.

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